Dunedin police have arrested a driver and seized his vehicle
following the alleged hit and run of a cyclist last week.
A 20-year-old Dunedin man has been charged with careless
driving causing injury and failing to stop to ascertain
injury. He is due to appear in the Dunedin District Court
A cyclist received spinal injuries, bruising and lacerations
after a collision with a car at the intersection of Melbourne
and King Edward Sts about 9.45pm last Tuesday.
The victim's head struck the car with such force a wing
mirror was smashed from the vehicle , believed to a blue
Honda Torneo. Acting Sergeant Keith Braithwaite, of the
Dunedin Police Tactical Crime Unit, said a blue Honda Torneo
car had been seized by police for examination.
Police thanked the public for information which led to the